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Placoneis reimeri Kociolek & E.W.Thomas 2010

Publication details
Placoneis reimeri Kociolek & E.W.Thomas 2010: 201, figs 30-35, 39-41

Published in: Kociolek, J.P. & Thomas, E.W. (2010). Taxonomy and ultrastructure of five naviculoid diatoms (class Bacillariophyceae) from the Rocky Mountains of Colorado (USA), with the description of a new genus and four new species. Nova Hedwigia 90(1/2): 195-214, 62 figs.
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Type species
The type species (lectotype) of the genus Placoneis is Placoneis gastrum (Ehrenberg) Mereschkowsky.

Status of name
This name is of an entity that is currently accepted taxonomically.

Type information
Type locality: "Peaceful Valley, Colorado (40.128661 N, 105.520360 W), approximately 37 km NW of Boulder, Boulder County, CO" [USA] (Kociolek & Thomas 2010: 196). Holotypus: wetland. CAS Diatom Collection California Academy of Sciences 222064. (Kociolek & Thomas 2010: 201).

Named "... in honor of our late friend, mentor and inspiration, Dr. Charles Reimer, Curator Proprius, of the Diatom Herbarium of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia."

No synonyms are currently included in AlgaeBase.

General environment
This is a freshwater species.

Detailed distribution with sources
(as Placoneis reimeri Kociolek & E.W.Thomas)
North America: Colorado (Kociolek & Thomas 2010).

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